Bridgton Academy, the nation’s leading postgraduate program, focuses exclusively* on developing young men in the year between high school and college. Through unmatched college-preparatory academics, NCAA-level athletic development, and a deliberate residential life experience, we foster the personal growth, self-confidence, and independence necessary for our students to be successful in college and life.
Located in the picturesque Lakes and Mountains Region of Western Maine, we’re only 50 minutes from the coastal city of Portland. Explore our website to learn what has made Bridgton Academy “the year that makes THE difference” for generations of students!
Each year a number of students choose to enroll as high school seniors and earn their high school diploma from Bridgton Academy.
We are postgraduate by design, offering 15 college courses, focused academic coaching, professional athletic training, and strength & conditioning staff. Students ski and golf for free at nearby facilities.